This guide takes you through the installation of Ubuntu on the Asus Eee Pc.
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For the most part, things work right out of the install, although for some things some tuning seems to be necessary.
Sound – see the Audio section on getting the microphone to work properly and the sound card fully enabled.
Screen resolution and VGA out work – see the section on Video.
Webcam works with skype.
Wired Atheros ethernet works using the restricted driver, atl2.
Most blue hot keys work.